Digital Foundry's take on the final confirmed spec, the capabilities of the hardware - and the surprise 8GB announcement.
Articles by Richard Leadbetter
Richard Leadbetter, Technology Editor, Digital Foundry
Rich has been a games journalist since the days of 16-bit and specialises in technical analysis. He's commonly known around Eurogamer as the Blacksmith of the Future.
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